By Sam Conner
The Winslow Bulldogs and Lady Bulldogs won their season opening games against Page Nov. 26 at home. The boys won 57-41 and the girls prevailed 53-39.
Both teams were scheduled to host Window Rock teams on Tuesday.
The boys will play in the Red Rock Hoops Classic Tournament Thursday through Saturday, Dec. 5-7, at Sedona. The girls will play in the Gallup (N.M.) Invitational Tournament on those dates. Both tournaments will be good competition and should help the Winslow teams prepare for the season to follow.
The Winslow teams are slated to play on Tuesday, Dec. 10, at Holbrook. The boys will play in the Pepsi Invitational Tournament Thursday through Saturday, Dec. 12-14, at Flagstaff. Both Winslow teams will play on Tuesday, Dec. 17, at Chinle.
The Lady Bulldogs will play the Joseph City Lady Wildcats in the opening round of the Winslow Winter Classic Invitational Tournament on Thursday, Dec. 19, and continue play in that tournament on Friday and Saturday.
The Lady Bulldogs will complete the 2013 portion of their schedule by playing the Blue Ridge Lady Yellowjackets on Tuesday, Dec. 24, at Lakeside. The boys team will complete the 2013 portion of their schedule in the Tournament of Champs Thursday through Saturday, Dec. 26-28, at Chinle.
The Lady Bulldogs are coached by Jerron Jordan, with assistants Karen Rockwell, Lynne Sawyer and Erick Petranovich. The team includes freshman Lynnae Mitchell, sophomore Jacey Sangster, juniors Kaelyn Bitsoi, Shandiin Armao, Michaela Bia, Ami Begay and Erika Jodie, and seniors Katonya Begay, Marcella Joe, Tannon Tom, Halle Hayes, Stephanie Begody and Kennysha Jensen.
The Bulldogs are coached by Ricky Greer, with assistants Paul Landis, Nathan Brady and Zach French. Players include sophomores Dalvin Benally and Akkeem Foster, juniors Trelonnie Sanders, Austyn Mattox and Savion Fuller, and seniors Cory Dixon, Keenan Keams, Demetrius Gamez, Milland Thomas, Stevin Nelson, Frank Kelly Jr., Trevor Begay, Jesi Bitsoi, Vincenzio Sells and Andrew Greenwood.
By Sam Conner